Accident Case update: April 1, 2014

April 1, 2014 : Sessions Case No. 240 of 2013 was listed before Court Room No. 16 presided by His Honour Judge Mr. D. W. Deshpande. My Advocates appeared on my behalf and I was also present. The Assistant Public Prosecutor appeared on behalf of the State of Maharashtra. A police inspector from Bandra Police Station was present as well.

The Assistant Public Prosecutor submitted a report of service of summons upon four eye-witness who were not present. Upon perusing the report, His Honour Judge Mr. D. W. Deshpande recorded the reasons for the absence of the four eye-witnesses as per the report. The Assistant Public Prosecutor then submitted the names of three panch witnesses, who will be examined by the prosecution on April 28, 2014.

Thereafter, Sessions Case No. 240 of 2013 was adjourned to April 28, 2014 for recording evidence of the four witnesses.

 

Accident Case update: March 26, 2014

March 26, 2014 : Sessions Case No. 240 of 2013 was listed before Court Room No. 16 presided by His Honour Judge Mr. D. W. Deshpande. My Advocates appeared on my behalf. The Assistant Public Prosecutor appeared on behalf of the State of Maharashtra. A police inspector from Bandra Police Station was present as well.

The Assistant Public Prosecutor submitted a report of service of summons upon three witness. The three witnesses were not present. Upon perusing the report, His Honour Judge Mr. D. W. Deshpande recorded the reasons for the absence of the three witnesses as per the report. The Assistant Public Prosecutor then submitted the names of four other witnesses, who will be examined by the prosecution on April 1, 2014.

Thereafter, Sessions Case No. 240 of 2013 was adjourned to April 1, 2014 for recording evidence of the four witnesses.

Jodhpur Arms Act Case update: March 3, 2014

March 3, 2014 : I filed a Criminal Revision Application (CRA) before the Hon’ble Sessions Judge, Jodhpur District, against the order dated January 29, 2014, passed by the Chief Judicial Magistrate. The CRA was listed  and my advocates appeared, but since the records had not been sent from the Chief Judicial Magistrate’s Court, the Hon’ble Sessions Judge has directed that the CRA will now be listed on March 20, 2014.

Accident Case Update: February 25, 2014

February 25, 2014 : Sessions Case No. 240 of 2013 was listed before Court Room No. 16 presided by His Honour Judge Mr. D. W. Deshpande. My Advocates appeared on my behalf. The Assistant Public Prosecutor was present on behalf of the State of Maharashtra. A police inspector from Bandra Police Station was present as well.

On my behalf, my advocates admitted certain documents that the prosecution is relying upon. The Assistant Public Prosecutor provided my advocates with a list of witnesses to be examined by the State of Maharashtra for evidence. The Assistant Public Prosecutor also submitted that the prosecution will be examining three witnesses on the next date of hearing.

Thereafter, Sessions Case No. 240 of 2013 was adjourned to March 26, 2014 for recording evidence.

Website Case Update: February 17, 2014

February 17, 2014 – The Quashing Petition was listed “for admission” before Her Ladyship the Hon’ble Ms. Justice Sadhana S. Jadhav, when my Advocates appeared on my behalf. The State was represented by the Assistant Public Prosecutor and Mr. Hemant Patil was represented by his Advocate.

The Advocates for their respective parties advanced their submissions. Upon hearing the submissions and after perusal of the record and proceedings pertaining to the Quashing Petition, the Hon’ble Court passed an order allowing the Quashing Petition filed by me and quashed the complaint filed by Mr. Hemant Patil before the Learned Metropolitan Magistrate 12th Court, Bandra. The Hon’ble Court has also imposed cost upon Mr. Hemat Patil.

Accident Case Update: February 12, 2014

February 12, 2014 – Sessions Case No. 240 of 2013 was listed before Court Room No. 16 presided by His Honour Judge Mr. D. W. Deshpande. My Advocates appeared on my behalf. The Assistant Public Prosecutor was present on behalf of the State of Maharashtra. A police inspector from Bandra Police Station was present as well.

Assistant Public Prosecutor Mr. Kerenjikar submitted a list of documents and items seized by the police authorities, which the prosecution shall rely upon during the trial. Accordingly, His Honour Judge Mr. D. W. Deshpande has adjourned the matter to February 25, 2014 to enable me to submit my list ofadmission/denial to the list of documents.

Website Case Update: January 31, 2014

January 31, 2014 – The Quashing Petition was listed before Her Ladyship the Hon’ble Ms. Justice S. S. Jadhav, when my Advocates appeared on my behalf. The State was represented by the Public Prosecutor and Mr. Hemant Patil was represented by his Advocate.  The captioned matter has been adjourned to February 17, 2014 “for arguments”.

Jodhpur case update: January 29, 2014

January 29, 2014 – The Chief Judicial Magistrate, Jodhpur had listed Criminal Case No. 68/2011 (old case no. 321/2000) for recording my statements under section 313 of the Criminal Procedure Code (Cr.PC). My advocates moved an application seeking (a) The trial of the said matter (Criminal Case No. 68/2011) be conducted simultaneously along with Criminal Case No. 66/2011 and both the trials be disposed off on the same day, and (b) the recording of my statement in the present matter (Criminal Case No. 68/2011) be deferred till the recording of evidence in Criminal Case No. 66/2011 is concluded. The Hon’ble Trial Court heard the application. The Hon”ble Trial Court, thereafter, recorded my statement u/s 313 of the Cr.PC. I answered the questions posed to me by the Hon’ble Court u/s 313 of the Cr.PC, explaining that I had not committed any offence.

The matter will now be heard on March 10, 2014.

 

Accident Case Update: January 21, 2014

January 21, 2013 – Sessions Case No. 240 of 2013 was listed before Court Room No. 16 presided by His Honour Judge Mr. D. W. Deshpande. My Advocates appeared on my behalf. The Assistant Public Prosecutor (APP) was present on behalf of the State of Maharashtra. A police inspector from Bandra Police Station was present as well.

Assistant Public Prosecutor Mr. Kerenjikar and the police inspector from Bandra Police Station submitted a list of 64 witnesses to the court. The APP also informed the court that they needed sometime to submit the list of documents on the next occasion. Accordingly, His Honour Judge Mr. D. W. Deshpande has adjourned the matter to February 12, 2014 and given the prosecution a last chance to submit the list of documents that the prosecution would be relying upon during the trial.

Accident Case Update: January 07, 2014

January 7, 2013 – Sessions Case No. 240 of 2013 was listed before Court Room No. 16 presided by His Honour Judge Mr. D. W. Deshpande. My Advocates appeared on my behalf. The Assistant Public Prosecutor was present on behalf of the State of Maharashtra. A police inspector from Bandra Police Station was present as well.

Assistant Public Prosecutor Mr. Kerenjikar and the police inspector from Bandra Police Station informed the court that the State intends to challenge the order dated December 5, 2013, before the Bombay High Court. Accordingly, His Honour Judge Mr. D. W. Deshpande has listed the matter on January 21, 2013.